Posted: 07 October 2020
Transformative Practices: RE 1.2: Dr. Emma Nsugbe © Fred Swart

Transformative Practices:  

Lecture RE.1.2
Dr. Emma Nsugbe

Date: 15 October 2020
Time: 18:00 - 20:00 (SAST) 


 Emma studied Architecture at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and the Bartlett School of Architecture in London. She has a PhD in Architecture from the University of Bath where she was part of the Ted Happold & Frei Otto group working on the design of bridges and long span structures inspired by nature.

Emma has many years of experience in practice working with Hopkins Architects in London and has contributed to a number of notable projects including Bracken House in the City of London, Glyndebourne Opera House, refurbishment of The Mound Stand at Lord’s Cricket Ground and two projects for the Wellcome Trust - The Gibbs Building and Wellcome Collection, both on Euston Road in London.

She is keen to maintain close collaboration with engineers engaging in research and practice that combines architecture, engineering, biology and art.


This lecture is part of a series to be held in October, and will, through conversations and presentations, address the topic of design research. Lecture series is open to the public.